Problem of the month (Jan. 2023) – Making sphere more attractive
Gravitational field at the surface of a uniform lead sphere is 100 nm/s2. What is the maximum field achievable by its incompressible deformation? Answers please send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Yixi Zhou finished her postdoc contract (Dec. 2022)
Yixi finished her contract in our group and left to China. We wish her the very best in her future career!
Problem of the month (Nov. 2022) – Moving teslameter
Electric current flows in a wire, such that the conducting particles (electrons) acquire the drift velocity v. A teslameter at rest with respect to the wire measures magnetic field of 1 T. What field is it going to measure when moving with the speed v, while being at the same distance from the...
Problem of the month (Oct. 2022) – Equilateral Triangle
ABC is a triangle with AB=BC=AC=3 cm. D and E are two different points such that AD=AE=4 cm, BD=BE=5 cm and CD=CE=6 cm. Determine the length of DE. Answers please send to email@example.com.
Giuliano Esposito has transited from a Master student to a PhD student !
Our group member, Giuliano Esposito has brilliantly defended on October the 14th2022 his Master work entitled "Finite Element Method to model SNOM signal". Starting from the 1st of December, he will start his PhD study in our group!
Alexey Kuzmenko is the most cited author of Review of Scientific Instruments in 2005
According to Exaly (https://exaly.com/author/2190896/alexey-b-kuzmenko/rankings), Alexey Kuzmenko is the most cited author of "Review of Scientific Instruments" in 2005 and his paper "Kramers–Kronig constrained variational analysis of optical spectra" is the 1st most cited paper of "Review of...
RefFIT project is selected for funding by Venture.ch startup competition
The team behind RefFIT led by Iris Crassee and consists of Nicole Ruckstuhl, Alice de Baar and Willem Rischau is one of the three winners of the Venture.ch startup competition of 2022 in the ICT category. The group congratulates Iris and collaboratores for this major recognition!
International Conference “Correlated Matter and Light – 2022” is organized by our group
Alexey Kuzmenko is a co-chair of the International Conference "Correlated Matter and light - 2022" to be held in the University of Geneva from 7 to 9 of September 2022. The scope of this conference is defined broadly as physics and spectroscopy of correlated quantum matter. It will be represented, ...
RefFIT team lead by Iris Crassee is a finalist in the Venture.ch pitch competition
RefFIT team submitted their innovation idea to the Venture.ch pitch competition and where selected as one of the ten finalist in the ICT vertical. In the next round, they will pitch their project:https://www.venture.ch/finalists-2022